COMMUNITY EVENTS & NEWS

Emergency Road Closure – Cherville Lane, Bramling – 24 February 2020 (Canterbury)

It will be necessary to close Cherville Lane, Bramling from 24 February 2020 for up to 7 days.

The road will be closed from outside Cherville Cottage.

The alternative route is via A257 Wingham Road, Wingham Lane and School Lane.

The closure is necessary to enable SGN to carry out works due to an emergency gas escape.

Please find below the latest update on Wuhan Novel Coronavirus. This information was provided by Public Health England at 20:37, Monday 27 January 2020.

Figures

· As of 27/01/2020, in mainland China, 2,744 patients with confirmed WN-CoV have been reported, with 80 deaths in total.

· There are 56 confirmed cases internationally, outside of mainland China.

· As of 27/01/2020 09:00, there have been 73 individuals tested in the UK and all were negative.

Guidance for primary care

PHE has today issued interim guidance for primary care. The advice for primary care on infection control can be used in other settings as well (e.g. non-healthcare community settings, hotels, university accommodation, libraries, gyms).

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/wn-cov-guidance-for-primary-care/wn-cov-interim-guidance-for-primary-care

All PHE guidance on this topic is available at https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/wuhan-novel-coronavirus.

Primary care services dealing with possible cases of WN-CoV should contact their local Health Protection Team who will advise them on where the patient can be assessed and infection control measures.

References / sources of information

All PHE guidance is available at https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/wuhan-novel-coronavirus

You can find the latest relevant and useful information on PHE’s web links below:

https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/public-health-england

https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/department-of-health-and-social-care

https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019

Please see the online Q&A blog.

Following the recent inspection, Wickhambreaux C of E Primary School has been deemed ‘Outstanding’ by the Church of England Education Office inspector. To view the report, please click here.

For details of forthcoming Kentish & Stour Partnership activities, please click here.

The timetable for the Mobile Library can be found here.


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